A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Coso Junction in CA on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.57 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ci38525247. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38525247. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/07/19 / 2019-07-11 00:20:19 / July 11, 2019 @ 12:20 am. Exact location of event, depth -0.57 km, -117.8896637° West, 36.1764984° North. The temblor was reported at 16:20:19 / 4:20 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days six hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days six hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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